Tag Archive: Washington

Aug 15

Piquet Jr clinches first Global Rallycross victory in Washington

It was also the first GRC victory for his team, SH Racing

Nelson Piquet Jr dominated proceedings in the Red Bull Global Rallycross championship in Washington DC this weekend, taking two heat wins and a semi-final win on his way to overall victory, the Brazilian’s first finals triumph of his GRC career Read the rest of this entry »


Mar 06

Maldonado’s future clouded after death of Hugo Chavez

State-sponsored F1 driver Pastor Maldonado’s future appears clouded, following the death of controversial Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez.

2013-02-19 - Williams F1 Team - Pastor Maldonado helmet (r)2013-03-03 - Williams F1 - Barcelona - Pastor Maldonado 01Backed by the state-controlled oil company PDVSA, the Williams driver expressed relief late last year when the socialist incumbent was re-elected for a new six year term. “Long live democracy!” Maldonado, who was a personal friend of the late Chavez, had exclaimed on Twitter. Read the rest of this entry »


May 11

Second at the Olympus Rally, Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard now eye victory in Oregon‏

A taste of the US Northwest …

Antoine L'Estage Olympus RallyRockstar Energy drink logoReigning Canadian, Rally America, and North American champions, Antoine L’Estage, of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu (Québec) and his co-driver Nathalie Richard (of Halifax, NS) are contesting the two western rounds of the Rally America championship, a series they won in 2010. The team recently returned from Ocean Shores, Washington and head to Portland this week for the Oregon Trail Rally. Read the rest of this entry »


Apr 22

Championship leader L’Estage and Richard aims to stay on top

At Rally America Round 3 – Olympus Rally

Rally America championship leaders Antoine L’Estage and co-driver Nathalie Richard, both of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu (QC), are making their maiden voyage out west for this weekend’s Olympus Rally in Ocean Shores, Washington. The third round of the hotly contested Rally America series will see the fastest drivers on the continent vying for the victory. Read the rest of this entry »